Written by Kimmi Baston on March 14, 2018
When the invitation arose for Hank Cochran to serve on the board of Strong Women, Strong Girls Pittsburgh, he was a bit surprised. In an organization by and for women and girls, what could he bring to the table? But after discussing it with the board’s chairwoman, he accepted the…Read More
Written by Kimmi Baston on March 9, 2018
Lauren Stone began her college career at the University of Kentucky. After graduating from high school in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, she felt she was ready to move away from the Pittsburgh region and begin a new chapter.
But she quickly realized that, as a college student discovering her passions, a large school…Read More
Written by Christy Pardew on March 7, 2018
We are honored to have four powerhouses join us at our Women’s Leadership Breakfast — rescheduled to April 12 due to a winter storm!
These four incredible women embody the broad range of potential of young girls in our city. Each of them walk the walk around investing…Read More
Written by Kimmi Baston on February 27, 2018
At the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, based in Pittsburgh, an affinity group called the Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) works to connect and support women in the Pittsburgh region. What started as a five-member group is now 2,000 members strong, the third-largest WLC in the country, in spite of the…Read More